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Distance between Riyadh (RUH) and Dubai (DXB)

Flight distance from Riyadh to Dubai (King Khalid International Airport – Dubai International Airport) is 543 miles / 875 kilometers / 472 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Riyadh (RUH) to Dubai (DXB) is 641 miles / 1032 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 54 minutes.

Riyadh – Dubai

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543
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875
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472
Nautical miles

How far is Dubai from Riyadh?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.393 miles
  • 874.507 kilometers
  • 472.196 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 542.463 miles
  • 873.009 kilometers
  • 471.387 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Riyadh to Dubai?

Estimated flight time from King Khalid International Airport to Dubai International Airport is 1 hour 31 minutes.

What is the time difference between Riyadh and Dubai?

The time difference between Riyadh and Dubai is 1 hour. Dubai is 1 hour ahead of Riyadh.
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Flight carbon footprint between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Dubai International Airport (DXB)

On average flying from Riyadh to Dubai generates about 105 kg of CO2 per passenger, 105 kilograms is equal to 232 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Riyadh to Dubai

Shortest flight path between King Khalid International Airport (RUH) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Airport information

Origin King Khalid International Airport
City: Riyadh
Country: Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: RUH
ICAO Code: OERK
Coordinates: 24°57′27″N, 46°41′55″E
Destination Dubai International Airport
City: Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DXB
ICAO Code: OMDB
Coordinates: 25°15′10″N, 55°21′51″E

Airlines flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Dubai (DXB)

Emirates
Flynas
Qantas
Saudi Arabian Airlines